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>> the top stories we're following this hour. a young adult is dead after a shooting on school grounds and san leandro. we are live on the scene as investigators gather evidence. >> police arrest a santa clara man for having explosives in his house. a threat was aimed at a california senator. we will have a live report coming up. >> new overnight, and pews
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olympic sprintamputee olympic sr oscar pistorius charged with murder after his girlfriend is found shot dead in his house. we're following the latest details. >> developing news in the east bay. a deadly shooting at an elementary school in san leandro. to get you more news faster, we will turn to jackies sizzle who joins us live. >> they're not going to have classes' here today because of this investigation. they're still trying to determine what happened and there are a few details that are coming out right now. we
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just spoke with someone from alameda police department and they stated that about 8:45 p.m. they received a call about fires being shot on this street. ted that when they arrived they discovered that one victim had a gunshot wound and that they were transported to a hospital where he died of his injuries. there is not a lot of descriptions for the victim. he was a young adult and that is about it for right now. because of the time of when that happens crime scene investigators were out but obviously they were waiting to get a break to come so that they can investigate more. this is why the schools will remain closed for today. you will see that there will be a
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search of the grounds and that we will have canine units out. they will do a real search. >> this is what we're seeing out here right now within the last 15 to 20 minutes more resources have started to pour into this elementary school area. this is a rather large campus. they will have canine units out on the ground. the lasting that that one is for any weapons to be left behind and children to be able to find them. >> this morning san jose police are investigating the fatal stabbing of a teenager in san jose. the team was found with a stab wounds or around 3:00 yesterday in the 300 block of north 21st street, near san jose high
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school. investigators expanded the crime scene several times because the actual location of the stabbing is unclear. police say that the boy may have been stabbed in one location, then ran to a another area where he died. investigators are looking into whether this is gang- related. this is san jose's fifth homicide of the year. >> a developing mills, police would detonate an explosive device the they found inside the home of a 45 year-old santa clara man who they arrested earlier this week for making a threat against a state senator. to get you more news faster we will go to mike pelton who is live in santa clara. >> we are getting a better idea of how this will work. the bomb squad will show up. from there they will start
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to call the shots and make recommendations as to how this will play out. this all unfolded after a 45 year-old man was arrested tuesday for allegedly making threats against the senator. they searched his home and they found explosive devices that they detonated earlier in his front yard. that went back later on in the week and they found a usable bomb. they stated that they will that make this bomb inside of a trailer and that all of this is a huge shock to his neighbors. >> this is kind of scary to be happening in your neighborhood. >> from this last that nation, you can see some of the sandbags that were left.
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there is no word if they will have to mold any of the neighbors for their safety. >> new this morning. olympic sprinter oscar pistorius. the amputee known as the blade runner has been charged with murder after his three year-old girlfriend was shot dead at his home in south africa. that woman has now been identified as a model reeva steenkamp. police say that pistorius was taken into
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custody after the shooting earlier today. it happened at his home in a gated complex in the country's capital. authorities say that steenkamp had been shot multiple times. pistorius made history lecture at a london olympics when he became the first double amputee runner to compete on the track at the games. >> this is new video just coming in off pistorius being transported from his home to the police station. he is expected to be in court right now. several south african media outlets say that he may have mistaken steenkamp for a burglar.
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>> we will be right back.
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>> welcome back the time is 7:10 a.m.. national news, the carnival cruise ship that has been without power since a fire in its engine room is expected to reach port today in mobile, alabama. the carnival tram is being towed from where it broke down in the gulf of mexico. more than 40,000 people are on board. carnival cruise lines say that it is canceling a
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another 12 voyages for the disabled ship. the cruises aboard the tramp were to take place from february 21st thru april 13th. passengers will be fully refunded and get discounts on future cruises. >> new this morning, one buffett's berkshire hathaway, 3 g capital to buy kinds for $28 billion including debt.
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>> we had good news for the airlines. american airlines and u.s. airways have announced that they will join forces to create the world's largest airline. the new carrier will keep the american airlines named. it will be random by u.s. airways ceo of dell the parkedoug parker, while american airline ceo tom horton will become chairman. this deal has been the work since august when creditors forced american airlines to consider a merger. >> the time now is 7:12
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a.m.. we will take a quick break. here is a shot from our mount tam. >>
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>> happy valentine's day. thank you for waking up with kron 4. now >> it is a foggy start for some of us. the visibility is down for some of us. visibility is have a mile for mountain view. it is 10 mi. for just about everyone else. uses certainly drive with extra caution. we are still above the freezing mark. santa rosa is waking up to 35 degrees is currently 42 and that's-this is the perfect time to be outside to enjoy a picnic. check out the north bay
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santa rosa may see some 70's perry ed they will start to spread as we head into the afternoon pripet the majority of the bay area will be in the mid to upper 60s. if you have plans for later on tonight it will still be pretty mild and the temperatures will be in the low 60's pre-empts temperatures are way above average and will not feel like the middle of february but like spring. seven days is the common number. turn your attention to the east bay we do have gorgeous weather ahead of us perry e >> . your kron 47 day round the bay highlights nice
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weather continuing into the weekend. we do have more on the web cloud cover perry ed there will be a chance of showers for early tuesday and tub wednesday. >> here is a look at your snow bomb reports. if you want to hit the power sierra has about 90 in. and north star has a base of 34 to 80 in.. squaw valley has a base of 90 in.. >> we are still monitoring a hot spot the drive time is about 18 minutes. we are continuing our or bridge check at 92 at a 12 minute drive time. though volume is building up. the golden gate bridge is a fairly easy
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ride. there visibility has been reduced but there are no fault advisories. updating your east bay drive east shore freeway is 28 minutes from hercules to berkeley. south bay freeway is a little slower. the north bay rye 1 01 southbound is slowing a bit but still under 30 minutes. in addition to the a train delays. there was a problem in bonn and they have been substituting buses. >> the mother of a kindergarten or who was held hostage in that alabama bunker for nearly a week this month is talking for the first time about her family's experience, as she and her son appeared on dr. phil yesterday. for six
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days, 5 year-old ethan was held hostage in a bunker 4 ft. below ground. he was being held by jimmy lee dykes. dykes shot and killed ethan;s bus driver charles poland on january 29th. on wednesday dr. phil television show, his mother jennifer explain why her son did not get a way. >> when it he saw mr. cullen shot, ethan passed out. mr. dykes went down to catch him, and he picked him up, and i think it his own way, he was trying to care for
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him. >> an fbi hostage rescue team practiced rated a nearby mop bunker and when officials so that dikes of mental state was too dangerous, the rescue team rated the real bunker, shooting and killing dogs while freeing ethan. >> after the kron 4 morning news at 10:00 a.m. you can catch this episode of dr. phil. here but exclusive interview with a ethan and his mother, this morning at 10:00 a.m.. >> police are still waiting for confirmation that the charred remains that were found in the burned cavan in the sand and born and dino mountain dew in fact belong to the suspected cop killer christopher dorner. this was
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the scene where the shootout with authorities led to a fire at the cabin. police are denying claims that the fire was intentionally set. they say that it was caused by tear-gas canisters. a couple spoke publicly about their ordeal with dorner, when they discover that he was in their cabin. >> the couple managed to free themselves, then the called the police. the couple's car to the second cabin where he held his final standoff. they say they were victims. >> the sheriff of the san bernadine no county says that authorities believe that the search is over. >> we are getting our first look at the san bernadine no deputy who was killed in
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a shootout with dorner on tuesday night. this is 36 year-old detective and jeremiah mackay. mackay was a member of the sheriff's department for 15 years. he was married and he had two children. at the time of the shooting, mackay was on assignment as a detective with the big bear station. >> this is just then, chrysler is recalling 278,000 pickup trucks and suvs to fix a problem that can costa rare axels to lock up unexpectedly. the recall covers many women 1500
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>> welcome back. the time is now 7:27 a.m. perry ed take a look at this! heavy rains caused a large sinkhole to form at a party in dougherty county, georgia.
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this is in the southern region of the state. you can see how this cinco swallowed larch trees in the park. crews are still working to pump water out of the flooded areas. officials are also trying to lower the level of holding ponds that field to the brim. level of holding ponds that field to the brim. >> we will be well, well, well. growing up, we didn't have u-verse. we couldn't record four shows at the same time. in my day, you were lucky if you could record two shows. and if mom was recording her dumb show and dad was recording his dumb show then, by george, that's all we watched. and we liked it! today's kids got it so good. [ male announcer ] get u-verse tv for just $19 a month for 1 year
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>> welcome back. a developing story that we are following in the east bay. a deadly shooting at an elementary school in san leandro. to get you more news faster, we will go to jackie sissel \ who is live on the scene. >> this area is swarming with law enforcement agents.
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they are gathering here and school was supposed to start in 25 minutes but because of the shooting they have cancel the class as for today. we are still trying to get more details piece together. we do know that about a 40 5:00 p.m. mr. ross received a call of a shooting that took place here at hillside elementary school. they stated that when they arrived they noticed that one victim was shot and transported to a hospital where he was later pronounced dead. we do not have any details about his a description or his name we just know that he was a young adults. they continued to comb their area and they are waiting so they can come only through the campus. because of this at around
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5:00 a.m. they had a phone call made to the school and staff and canceled the classes'. everyone has been notified. >> one of the big questions is why was this person on the campus anyway. there >> there are a lot of things that go on and sometimes we have people that play basketball at night. this is not unusual that people are on school grounds. this was before 9:00 p.m. last night. >> as i stated before that this was about 8:45 p.m. and has been multiple hours into this investigation perry ed the crime scene investigators are out there collecting evidence. the
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school will remain closed as they collect more evidence. they want to make sure that there is not any weapons that were left on this campus. >> as this investigation continues we will bring you more details as they come available. >> the time now is 7:33 a.m.. we will now switching gears to check in with the weather. it could be nicer for some spots and we may gain a couple of degrees. friday is looking to be the nicest day of the week. saturday we will still be in the upper 60s for most of us. i will have a full look coming up in my next report. >> as we keep monitoring the
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hot spots we will all day some transit delays. the problem is with the muni metro where they have delays. the problem is because, they are substituting bus shuttles off because they have an inbound problem. this is for train no. 3. >> the carnival triumph has been without power and that the passengers have stated that they have been stating
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that the conditions are filthy. they are trying to make sure that the passengers are comfortable. it looks like this may not our arrive until about 5:00 p.m. our time. >> this morning we are hearing from a man whose family owns the cabin where dorners body is believed have been found. kyle martins family has had a cabin since 2004. they rented it out often to their family business. for nearly a week, keitel had been watching the man who played out on tv. when the standoff started to say, keitel's sister text him to tell him
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that's what teams were on the road at their cabin perry ed she had recognized the tennis courts. >> what did you think when you saw the cabin, but your cabin, burning on live tv? >> it was kinda funny because when we first heard it, i was in the car and listening to the radio. it was kind of surreal. when i finally got home, i turned on the tv just to see it burning. he yelled, it kinda hit home. you know memories. >> after about, i say, 5 minutes it kinda sunk in, and just looking at, i'm like, going through my head, like the nation is watching our cabin burned. >> this was the first time police had been staccatos
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cabin. in effect, they had just been there, two days before the fire. the scary thing is, at the time, kyle's uns were staying at the cabin. >> the american civil liberties union is concerned that drones could be used to spy on people in their homes. supervisors with alameda county sheriff's department's said that they secured a $34,000 grant to implement this aerial surveillance program. the ouster of wants to use the unmanned aircraft system in missing persons cases, how, plane crashes, and in areas where it is difficult for law enforcement to gain access. but, the chair of the public protection committee is extremely concerned about these drones violating the fourth
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amendment, which guards against unreasonable searches and seizures. alameda county would be the first county in california to approve a program like this. >> supervisor valle says that if he had his way, that he would wait to make a decision on this, and let the state legislature or the congress on ultimately decide the future of the drones. >> we will be right back. [ whirring ] [ creaking ] [ male announcer ] trophies and awards lift you up.
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>> take a look at this. police and humnbopldt counting made quite the discovery this week. more than a hundred weapons were found hidden in a cave on a man's property. police say that they were searching the 55 a. property because owner was arrested earlier this month. the collection included a are f-15s, salt off shotguns and bayonets. police said that they cannot think of any other reason to possess these type weapons unless you are manning a small militia.
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>> astronomers will be glued to their telescopes staring skyward toward an w as a large asteroid makes it very close trip pass the art. these are nasa radar images and illustrations of * d a 14. the 150 m diameter rocks is going to pass so close to earth, that it will be even closer than some satellites! nasa says that it will be the best opportunity " never " to monitor a near miss by an object so large, and learn more about astroid past predictions. no need to worry, though, nasa scientists say that it will definitely not hit the globe. astronomers say and ask for this size would cause an expulsion equivalent to 82 and a half megaton bomb. we will be
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right back.
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>> here are the afternoon highs. is going to be a nice day. it will be 69 degrees impala alto. fairfield will be popping out at 70 degrees. bridgman will be at
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67 degrees. it will be 71 degrees for santa rosa. your kron 47 day around the bay highlights that warmer weather will be for the weekend and we may see some light rain as we head into next tuesday and wednesday. >> we're not tracking any hot spots but here is your bridge to check. the drive times are still from 18 to 20 minutes. the san mateo bridge to drive time is between 13 and 15 minutes in the westbound direction. their problem free across the span. the golden gate bridge ride still looks good for highway 1 01 perry ed the drive time is currently at 35 minutes perry ed we are still experiencing delays for public transit. train no. 3 is now 15 minutes behind perry ed this
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shows from geneva to san jose are also behind. >> this girl was called off thing. >> i know where you are going. >>is out golfing. >> i know where you are going perry e. >> she squeezes out the venom and moves on. i was golfing and i thought this
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was nothing. >> how many did you play? >> i played them all. >> you are not showing and the python? >> no perry ed this will not kill you and they have they been now that will help. i still think this is pretty tough. >> where do you play? >> i play out in iran perry
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>domarin. >> no a joke, good for you. how long does it take you to play? >> about two hours perry e. it t depends if the people playing in front of may can find their whole perry eof me c. >> people are wondering what i gave my wife for valentine's day. i gave her me!
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>> you know what that is called derry, shgary, cheap! >> there is a lot of basketball on television tonight. >> st. mary's is good every year. they have become the best team in the bay area. they will challenge stanford. st. mary's is our best team! >> did you watch the game last night? >> people always say how did
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i golf today perry e. >> i think that i am really good. >> this line bryant gumbel boeing his clubs.it is like bril throwing his clubs. >> everybody makes a big
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deal about you. >> my work here is done. >> when you are out there, they probably make a big deal over you. >> no, more women are out there. is not a big deal. >> we will see you later.
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>> if you do not have anything to do. you can enjoy in the annual valentine's day pillow fight. people are just hitting back and forth. technically, this is not a city sanction yvette. they have done this for years. its cost about so many
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dollars for them to clean up all of this last year. >> there was a shooting outside of a school in san leandro and we do have a live reporter on the scene. we will be back with more in a minute. a minute. well, well, well. growing up, we didn't have u-verse. we couldn't record four shows at the same time. in my day, you were lucky if you could record two shows. and if mom was recording her dumb show and dad was recording his dumb show then, by george, that's all we watched. and we liked it! today's kids got it so good. [ male announcer ] get u-verse tv for just $19 a month for 1 year when you bundle tv and internet.
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>> top stories that we are following this hour. a young adult is dead after a shooting on school grounds and san leandro. we are live on the scene as the investigators and gather evidence. >> police arrest a santa clara man for have and explosives in his house. a threat aimed at a california senator. >> new this morning,
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amputate olympic sprinter oscar pistorius charged with murder after his girlfriend is found shot dead in his house. we are following the latest details. >> we have been tracking public transit delays this morning. a train and a muni metro have had problems with their motion line this morning. they have been substituting shuttle bus us from geneva avenue and the delays are undetermined. >> developing news in the east bay. a deadly shooting at an elementary school in san leandro. to get you more news faster, we will go to jackie sissel cola's live on
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the same. >>you canwho is live on the sce. >> because of this and castigation class as have been canceled and they are still trying to piece together what has happened. we do know that about 8:45 p.m. last night there was a call due to a shooting. when day came out here they discovered that one victim had a gunshot wound and he was transported and pronounced dead at the hospital. there are not a lot of details but he was young between 19 and 20 years old. more detectives
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in crime scene investigators came out here to do it hard search of the school grounds. you will see a search of the grounds and the deputies will have canines out. they will do a real comprehensive search. >> not only are the detectives and the crime scene investigators looking for evidence and the shooting they obviously are making sure this there is no weapon on the school campus. they want to make sure that nothing was left behind. i had a chance to talk to a spokes' person from the school district and she stated that they received
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word late last night and that about 5:00 a.m. they send out a phone message to the parents and staff so that they would not come to school. right now this is almost 11 hours and there's still a lot of activity out here. >> will they have school tomorrow? >> yes. but, first they have to make sure that there is nothing left before they decide that. >> this morning san jose police are investigating the fatal stabbing of a teenager in san jose. stab wounds or
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around 3:00 yesterday in the 300 block of north 21st street, near san jose high school. investigators expanded the crime scene several times because actual location of the seven is unclear. police said that the boy may have been stabbed at one location, then ran to another area where he died. investigators are looking into whether this was gang-related. >> a new conference is under way in santa clara. if police would detonate an explosive device of this on inside of a home of a 45 year-old santa clara man who was arrested earlier this week for making a threat against the state senator. >> soutcan you tell us more
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bobby investigatioabout the inv >> they will have a brief scene that will uncover the investigation. i do not have many details about that. >> is there a possibility that they will evacuate some of the homes or around this house? >> we will not know until they make it all the way through. they have to search to see if there are more
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weapons or chemicals involved perry ed and unfortunate, we are still pushing for. once we find out we will let you know. >> evereet basham is being held without bail in santa clara county jail on suspicion of threatening a public official and possessing a concealed firearm. a spokesman for democratic senator land eleland yee a san francisco said yee was a center will receive a threat and it was passed on to the california highway patrol. >> new this morning, olympic sprinter oscar month
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pistorius. the amputee known as the blade runner, has been charged with murder after his three year-old girl from was shot dead at his home in south africa. that woman has now been identified as model reeva steenkamp. police say that he was taken into custody after the shooting earlier today. it happened in his home in a gated complex in the country's capital. according say that's steenkamp had been shot multiple times. >> we will be right back.
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>> and the number of people seeking unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in three weeks. the labor department reports that benefits fell by $27 and last week indicating that hiring could improve. wheatley applications dropped to a seasonally adjusted 341,000. the four week average rose to over 351,000, after reaching a five-year low just two weeks ago. >> new this morning, warren buffett's berkshire hathaway, 3 g capital is buying hineeinz for $28 billion
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including debt. the ketchup company says that shareholders will receive $72.50 in cash for each share of common stock that they own perry ed the per- share price represents a 20% premium to heinz's closing price of $60.48 on wednesday. heinz will remain headquartered in pittsburgh, pennsylvania. >> nationals, the carnival cruise ship that has been without power since a fire in its engine room is expected to report tonight in mobile, alabama. the carnival triumph is being towed from where it broke down in the gulf of mexico. more than 4000 people are on board. carnival cruise lines said it is canceling a
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another 12 voyages for the disabled ship. one of the passengers husbands talk about his wife's experience. >> our spouses were able to call us and we found out that there was no running water and that they had not been fed anything. >> the crews aboard the tram were to take place from february 21st thru april the 13th. passengers will be fully refunded and it will get discounts on future cruises. >> the time now is 8:13 a.m.. here is a live look outside perry . we will be right
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>> will come back. the time is a 4:00 p.m.. >welcome back the time is
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now 8:16 a.m.. >> we are down to zero end novato. as you take a look at your temperature is we are not as cold as yesterday morning. we did not hit the freezing mark. it is currently 47 degrees in downtown san francisco. as we take a look at future cast 4 we will see more in the way of 70's by tuesday afternoon. letter on this evening we are talking about fifties may be low 60's for those of you who have dinner plans. as we break down and afternoon high it is 70 in the south bay. the east bay temperatures will be another gorgeous day. 67 degrees in concord and mid 60's for san
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francisco perry ed berkeley will be coming in at 69 degrees perry ed your kron 47 day around the bay forecast shows a very nice weather for the next couple of days. >> the cold air mass will bring our temperatures down. that was your bay area forecast. let's go to topple perry ed th resorts are startin for those of you who are heading to squaw valley for the weekend they have a base of 25 to 95 in.. >> it is a little hard to see but the conditions are improving on the 80 approach. the drive time has drawdrop to 14 minutes. the san
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mateo bridge drive should be a little heavier but there are at 11 to 13 minutes. this is good news. the ride to the golden gate bridge 1 01 southbound is still a problem free from iran county. we are still looking at a 35 minute drive time through marin from 37 down to the golden gate bridge. >> there's find is some improvement for muni metro perry ed they have been substituting shuttle buses for the inbound portion from geneva to san jose avenue. they are continuing out of central valley and train five is about 15 minutes behind schedule. >> the mother of the kendall darnell boy who was held hostage in that alabama bunkered for nearly a week this month is talking for the first time about her family's experience as she
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and her son appeared on dr. phil. emily schmidt has more. >> his shot and killed a bus driver. wednesday, on dr. phil the mother explain why her son did not get away. >> my son passed out and he managed to catch him and he picked him up. i think in his own way he was trying to care for my son. >> an fbi agents was trying to see the mental state of him. they raided their real bunker and killed dyke's while they free the boy. >> i got down on my knees and hug him and i told him that i missed them. he told
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me that he missed me also. >> ethan turned six shares sold two days later. the mother stated that he is not sleeping very much. >> and jennifer stated that she for gave the captive per cent even though he held her son hostage. >> right after the kron 4 morning news at 10:00 a.m. you can catch that episode on dr. phil and here the exclusive interview with eaton and his mother. >> police are still waiting for confirmation that the charred remains found in the burning cabin in the san bernadine a mountain dew in fact belong to the suspect a cop killer christopher and dorner. this was the scene where the issue out with the
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port is led to a fire at the cabin. police are denying claims of the fire was intentionally set. they said that it was caused by tear- gas canisters. a couple spoke publicly about their ordeal when they discovered that dorner was in their cabin. >> he tried to, he told us that he was not going to hurt us. this is exactly how he said. he told us about the man in the boat in san diego and that he did not kill them and that he was not going to kill us. >> he stated that he needed transportation out a big bear. >> the couple managed to free themselves and they called the police. meantime, dorners ex-girlfriend is talking about the experience that she has had with the
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accused killer. >> i think when you have a level of success and you go into an environment where everyone is not lined up the way that you believe in think after time you suspect it to wear on you. i do not justify any one point out to kill someone else, but when you have been under stress and he had a lot of the motion and he wasn't good at expressing himself. >> williams says that she kind of expected this type of behavior and that dorner used to stress overwork. >> here is a live look outside at walnut creek. there is a lot of sunshine perry e.
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>> the san francisco mayor ed lee and community groups are standing up against domestic violence today. there hosting the 1 billion rising event. that is part of the global day of action to end violence against women and girls by encouraging congress to reauthorize the violent act
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ce against women act. >> attendees will gather at 11:00 this morning a delors part. the group will then dancers effort cisco mission district for attending a 1 billion rise campaigning at city hall at 4:00 this afternoon. >> president obama is hitting the road campaign style today to try to push you gently put forward in tuesday said of the union address today he is talking his plans to expand preschool programs. >> the president is traveling to georgia to pitch his plan. the push to increase and preserve options for free kindergarten children comes as president obamas team is warning congress will have a clear to not avert a $5 billion in automatic budget cuts. those cuts will impact domestic programs and national security. >> if today we are expected to hear from the national
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rifle association, a director responded to president obama said of the union address. >> obamas was called to vote on tougher gun laws. >> if the nra's speech comes one day after iits executive vice president road and opened ed called stand and fight on the conservative news web site, the city caller--the daily call her. in it, he should rally cry for gun owners, saying the americans are getting ready to protect themselves. you can't move the tv there. yuh-huh. we have a wireless receiver. listen. back in my day, there was no u-verse wireless receiver
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new nehoney bunches of oats greek yoherehe we go.e grain. honehoy corncoflakes and chunks of greek yogurt. i'i'm tasting both the yogurt and the honey at the same time. i'm like digging this yogurt thing. i feelfe healthy. new how ney bunches of oats gre. be welcome back to the kron 4 morning news developing story to the east bay a deadly shooting and a elementary school in san leandro. >> to get you more news faster, kron 4 jackie sissel joins us live with more. >> out at hillside elementary you can see alameda county fire department has ride on same. they are bringing ladders out to the school. that is because they will search the rooftop to make sure there is no evidence or a weapon on top of a school. after
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the overnight shooting that occurred. >> there are no details coming out from an alameda county shares to borden at this point. about what happened. >> what we know is around 845 last night a call came into the alameda county sheriff's department say there had been a shooting on the 15,000 block of marcello in unincorporated san leandro on school grounds that hillside elementary. >> they discovered a victim with a gunshot wound when they're right. the victim was transported to a hospital. he was pronounced dead. >> we do not have a lot of details other than he was a young adult male. since then crime scene investigators a long with detectives have been scouring the school grounds not only for evidence involved in the shooting, but also to make sure there's not a weapon on the school grounds. because of that because the investigation continues at
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around 5 or 6:00 this morning the san leandro unified school district cancelled class for the day here at the hillside elementary school. >> this shooting took place on school grounds we had a chance to talk to jay, d nelson. he is a spokesperson for the alameda shares county police apartment. as to what would anyone be doing on the school grounds that time and i? >> there are a lot of things that go on in school that night. people play basketball at night without lights. it is not unusual to have people on a school ground. this was before 9:00 it is not like it was 3:00 a.m. or midnight. >> as you can see almost 12 hours after the shooting a large contingent of alameda county sheriff's department, detectives and
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fire departments remained here. the alameda county fire department arrived on scene. it is a big campus they want to make sure they completely scoured the grounds. make sure they collected all of the evidence. >> make smore information the ne campus. >> will get a check of the bay area weather and traffic. >> they're still fall out there. we will see sunshine into the afternoon. mid to upper 60s potentially seventies as we head into tomorrow similar conditions. >> a dry weekend ahead. we have wet weather on the way. i will bring that down in my next report. >> now we're not looking at in the hot spots the quick ts. . >> the san mateo bridge is a 14 minute ride heading over to foster city in coming out of hayward. >> at the golden gate bridge
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a good ride south bound. the drive times through marin county is running over 40 minutes from 37 to the toll plaza. >> thank you george. in santa clara police are going to detonate an explosive device they found in a home and home building to a 45 year of santa clara man was arrested earlier this week for making a threat against the state senator. >> to give you more news faster and us turn to our solo reporter mike pelton and tell us more about this plot, the arrest, and the bomb. mike >>, are you can see the bomb squad just showed up at the home about 5 minutes ago as did additional officers. they all going through the house looking for additional explosive devices. they have the one they need to detonate. they're not sure if they are going to do that by putting it in a hole in the front your let it blow up or putting it inside a trailer. >> that depends on if they find anything else of the home. >> this entire situation
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began when they arrested 45 year-old everett bashman for allegedly making a threat against state senator early london yee. off they detonated some of those earlier this week--lelan ye e. biddin that found >> difficulties with this home and serving a search warrant going in, between the amount items in the home and the fact that we have already found chemicals and destructive devices. it does hinder the efficiency and as far as quickly getting in and get the items we are looking for in getting on our way. >> our objective is to be safe we have to keep others say it and ourselves safe. >> the bomb squad the crime
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scene tape of the parties are going to go home. outside of the home life is going on as usual. none of the neighbors have been evaluated. authorities say there is a slight possibility depending if they find anything else more dangerous in the home. they say no one is in any danger at this point and they will make necessary changes as far as evacuating if they need to. >> this depends on if they find anything in the home. it will take offers somquite some time. >> i am looking at the neighborhood it does seem as though no one is out. have you talked to anyone to see what they are is going on. >> neighbors say they are totally surprised. they say there never is a little bit different but they never suspected they would have the bomb squad go to the home. >> the list of the neighbors had gone along on
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to work. you can see down the street life is going on completely normal down the street. than it you look at this area with all the crime scene tape. this is a tale of two stories. >> following the speech freak killers the mother of one of the victims filed a lawsuit against the san jaoquin share count isheriff ane the search for her daughter's remains. joan shelley says, one of the shares operating a backhoe was exhumed the remains of her daughter, joanne hobson. her lawsuit claims his use of tobacco chopped up and co-mingles her daughter's remains. with those of other victims whose remains were recovered end linden last
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year. >> take a look at the james lick freeway. we will be back with
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>> back at the kron 4 morning news and north korea, tens of thousands of people gathered to support the coucountries' recent
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nuclear test. lear testjong un did not attend the rally but officials say that tuesday in a clear test was a self-defense measure against u.s. hostility. >> this was for career north k's third nuclear test, the previous ones were conducted in 2006 and 2009. in december, north korea launched a satellite into space using a long-range rocket. the you in washington said the launch was a test of a band of missile technology and impose tighter sanctions against north korea. >> new this morning. the vatican converged of benedictus 16 his heahit his hed during his trip to mexico last month. they say the injury did not play a
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relevant role in his decision to resign. >> a vatican spokesman says the poke his head was bleeding when he got up in the middle of the night at leon, mexico. the vatican newspaper reporters earlier this week that the pope decided to resign after that trip. >> mississippi topped the list of most religious state once again. that is according to a new gallup poll. >> the survey found that 58 percent of the city residents consider themselves very religious. you talk and alabama tied for second in the poll with 56 percent. the the last religious state was vermont. california fell in the middle of the list. with 3.45% california's described as very religious. >> in the car will ship tryout is headed toward mobile, alabama appeared they had been stranded for a week. >> the ship is 900 ft.. all
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the passengers are waiting. it was so hot the passengers were sleeping on the deck because the ship did not have air conditioning. >> the cruise line was putting out word that everyone was ok. they brought in a generator so that the passengers could have a hot meal. >> the passengers have been saying is horrible on board. they said it was a cesspool. >> the bathrooms are backed up. apparently it is a horrible saturatio asituation sanitation wise. >> when you are a cruise ship use sine you are not entitled to much of anything should these conditions happen. they are only entitled to drop>> there was a d sunday that knocked out the engine. it was posed before
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four days and it has been a week. >> they were drifting off the coast of mexico port reso. the ship started drifting to the north by the time the tugboat got there. they decided to cross the gulf to mobile, alabama. >> and maybe 5:00 our time. 8:00 their time that these 3000 passengers and 1000 crew members will finally be able to get off. >> there was one passenger that had dialysis they got that passenger off. short of that everyone else is on there. we watched this thing ends its weight in and it cannot make to make it to port. >> will be right
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we're following at this hour. authorities have arrested 45 year-old santa clara man for having exposed in home. >> police say it was a threat against state senatorleeland yee . >> the bomb squad detonated some of the explosives. the chp will blow up the rest of the explosive this morning. >> a young man was shot on campus at hillside elementary school in san leandro. >> it happened before my last night. he later died at eden hospital. >> investigators still at the school looking for clues. >> class are cancelled at school today. >> this the first homicide of the year for the alameda county sheriff's office. >> new overnight, olympic sprinter oscar pistorius has been charged with murder after his third year-old girlfriend was thousound did at his home in south africa.
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police say he, a. a double amputee known as blade runner, was taken into custody after the shooting earlier today. the woman, model reeva steenkamp , had been shot multiple times. >> 36 in santa rosa. 40 in concord. 46 in fremont. 47 and david city. taking a look at temperatures throughout the day it futurecast 4 highlights of a clot--daily city. >> by 2:00 p.m. the hyatt will start to see seventies indicated by the yellow on your screen. another fantastic day. warmer compared to yesterday. >> 8:00 p.m. tonight perhaps you have dinner plans. temperatures will be in the '50s and lows 60s. i want to
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focus on your afternoon highs. a lot people looking for.forward to this wonderful weather. >> 69 for all of the valley. afternoon highs in the east bay upper 60s for mostly everyone. >> 69 in antioch. 68 in pleasanton. mid 60s for downtown san francisco. 70 in napa. berkeley, oakland flirting with the 70 degree mark. 65 in san raphael. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast shows we will continue with very warm conditions for this time of year lasting into the weekend. we will see more in the way of clouds cover only maxine out in the low 60s by monday. >> tuesday into wednesday a call from will drop down from the gulf of alaska. that will bring rain to our area from north to south. we are anticipating a have inch. the cold arctic air mass will settle bringing temperatures down.
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>> not too much rain anticipated with the system again, quite the change when you compare to today. >> several changes in your next seven days. >>8:51 here is traffic with george. >> no hot spot right now but slow traffic. back up at the bay bridge for the westbound ride. although the drive time continues to improve. we are looking at 13-18 minute commute time. the shortest if you are coming from interstate 80 or from the nimitz freeway. >> the san mateo bridge was down ride down to an 11 minute commute tre in to then free across the span. >> the ride through marin county has dropped under 40 minutes for your ride to the golden gate bridge. it is still smooth traffic across the span. >> is a little sluggish from the south tower. >> updating or drive times as we look at the east shore freeway ride. 24-26 minutes hercules' berkeley. >> heavy on 680 south bound
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until about 8:15. >> 17 northbound is doing good into downtown san jose. >> mountain view of cupertino on 85 northbound. here is the marin right which has dropped under 40 minutes from naato to the golden gate bridge. >> thank you george. what are you getting your loved one for valentine's day? a young woman gave her boyfriend are left kidney. >> taesha benson and her boyfriend travis spire suite underwent surgery at the university of kansas. travis has had a kidney problem since birth. living with only 25 percent kidney function. after spending a year on the donor list, his girl friend turned out to be a perfect match. >> i have waited 29 years.
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i didn't know that he is ok. >> the couple has been dating for nine months and now, travis had a shot at 15 to 20 more years of life. valentine's day also happens to be national donor day. what an incredible gift. he better not bring up with her. >> he had better marry her now. >> a new survey ranked the best cities for financially savvy singles. >> kipling worst factor in things like income, unemployment and the cause of a day and night out. >> coming in at number one, bloomington, illinois. it has a younger college crowd of a high medium income. >> the runner-up to baltimore, maryland. that
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followed by at auburn, mich. another college town at the new haven, connecticut. no. 5 the city of angels. >> we got a live shot about 50 minutes ago of the carnival cruise line triumph that is being towed. it has some power to go before reaching port in mobile, alabama. >> earlier a chopper florida down a generator. one person had to be taking off of the ship earlier. >> the last five or six hours of the crews should be great. they have complained about not enough food, electricity, no bathrooms. >> there are several tugboats that are telling this end. we will be right back.
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>> (male announcer) live from the bay area's news station, this is the kron 4 morning news. kron 4 news at 9 starts now. >> top stories were following on this thursday morning. a young adult is dead after a shooting on school grounds and san leandro. we're live on the scene as investigators gather evidence. >> police arrest a santa clara man for having explosive in this house. a threat and that a california senator. a live report is coming up. >> new this morning, a deputy olympic sprinter oscar pistorius charged with
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murder after his girlfriend is found shot dead in is out we're following the latest. >> janu @ delays with weather. >> expecting upper 60s and low seventies today. temperatures dropping down to the mid to upper 50s. let us take a look at the full forecast in just a bit. now we're heading to george. a developing hot spot for the south and its look. redwood city, menlo park, mountain view, palo alto there is been an accident on the northbound side of 101. that is a new crash reported on the southbound side with late delays. we will have details coming up in our next report. >> now to the latest developments in the east bay. police are investigating a deadly shooting at an elementary school in san leandro. school is cancelled their concern there may be a wet and summweapon somewhere on schl grounds. >> kron fours jackie sissel
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joins us live. >> there is still a big presence. we are a little more than 12 hours after the shooting took place. you can see crime scene investigators and also detectives from the alameda county sheriff's department still on the ground at hillside elementary school. because of that they have canceled school for the day. there is still a lot of questions swirling around. exactly what happened. around 845 last night the alameda county sheriff's department received a call of the shooting of a school grounds of hillside elementary school in the unincorporated san leandro. when they arrived they discovered one victim who had been shot. the victim was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. there is no of the description of it and he was a young adult male. no idea exactly what led up to the shooting. i can tell you at that point
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investigators and detectives came out scowling the school grounds because of that that is why around 6:00 this morning they set out a mass telephone call to the students is that canceling school at hillside elementary for the day. >> reason is because they are scouring the ground. we had a chance to talk to a spokesperson from the alameda county sheriff department. talk about what they're looking for. >> you will see a surge of the grounds with deputies will have canines that will lose an article search. those kinds of things. they will do a real comprehensive search of the ground that is what you will see. >> that is what we have seen of the last couple of hours. they have k-9 unit here. at one point this morning alameda county fire department came out and brought ladders and went on the roof. they are looking for evidence of more importantly they are looking for any weapon that would
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have been left behind at the same. they did not want to have children stumble across that. they want to make sure they have all the i's dotted and t's crossed. thank you jackie. >> also this morning in san jose police are investigating the fatal stabbing of a teenager in san jose. >> the teenager was found with stab wounds around 3:00 yesterday's in the 300 block of north 21st street, near san jose high school. >> investigators expand the crime scene several times because the actual location of the stabbing is unclear. >> police said the boy may have been stab at one location, then ran to another area where he died. >> investigators looking into whether this gang- related. this is san jose's fifth homicide of the year. >> police in santa clara will detonate explosiara will dn
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explosive device they found inside the home of a 45 year of santa clara man who there arrested earlier this week for making a threat against a state senator. to get you more news faster, let us start to kron fours mike pelton. >> authorities have spent a lot of time looking into jars, they have found and into the back yard. the next 15-20 minutes the sandals a bomb squad will come in and use a trailer. we were talking about explosive devices they need to dead neighbor they will use the trailer to transport it to an off site facility to detonate the item. there was some talk that would do that on the property. at this point that is not the case. this began when authorities arrested the homeowner 45 year-old everett basham for making a threat against state senator leelan dyee. authorities designated some explosive
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they found earlier this week. when they went back inside they found what they describe as a usable bomb. they are trying to get that out of the house. there will transported to another facility. they are still looking for all the potential explosive material that is concerning a few officers. >> the difficulties with this home and serving a search warrant is to go when searched the grounds. between the amount of items in the home and the fact that we already found chemicals and destructive devices. it hinders the efficiency as far as to quickly get in and get the items we are looking for and getting on our way. our ultimate objective is to be safe. we have to keep ourselves and others say. here are some sandbags authorities will use if they have to put any explosive device into a hole in to in the art.yardd..
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>> that will bring in the bomb trailer to transport the bomb. at this point they say none of the neighbors are in danger. although they are looking for other explosive devices they will monitor the situation and let members know if they need to evacuate or move away from the area. at this point everything is under control. >> thank you mike. let us know when they start to bring the explosive devices out of the house and we will go back to mike pelton. >> new this morning ... printer oscar pistorius . the amputee known as the blade runner has been charged with murder after his 30 year old girl friend for shot dead at his home in south africa. >> the woman is now identified as models reva
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steenkamp. police say he was taken into custody after the shooting earlier today. it happened at his home in a gated complex and the country's capital. a party say steenkamp has been shot multiple times. pistorius made history last year at the london olympics when he became the first double amputee runner to compete on the track at the games. >> we're watching the tria triumpha , but grows. the ship broke down when there was an engine fire on sunday. it is currently traveling to mobile, alabama to port.
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>> local back to the kron 4 morning news. the new number of people seeking unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in three weeks. >> the labor department reports benefits fell by 27,000 last week indicating that hiring could improve. >> weekly applications job to a seasonally adjusted 341,000 americans. >> the four week average rose to cover 352,000, after reaching a five-year low just two weeks ago. >> watching wall street the dow down 14. big news as warren buffett's berkshire o hathaway, 3 g capital is
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buying heinz 42--4 28 billion including debt. the ketchup company says shareholders receive $72.50 in cash for each share of common stock they own. the per-share price represented 20% premium to do heinzs closing price of $60.48 on wednesday. >> heinz will remain headquartered in pittsburgh, pennsylvania. >> nationals, a carnival cruise ship that has been without power since a fire in its engine room is expected to report tonight in mobile, alabama. >> a carnival triumph is being towed from where it broke down in the gulf of mexico. more than 4000
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people are on board. carnival cruise lines said is cancelling another 12 voyages for the disabled ship. >> we just saw choppers with and a half hour. there are four tugboats only telling about 7/8 miles per hour. 8:00 tonight is when they expect the ship to reach a mobile. we will have more coming up.
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>> welcome back we're treading hot spots. your ride on interstate 6802 this san ramon valley. a crash at stone belly wrote on the alamo border. it is managing to back up the ride in both directions it is especially affecting the northbound commute coming out of danville san arounramon try to make it a walnut creek. >> traffic is still backed up in the southbound direction also affecting the northbound ride. it manages to create a visual hazard. westbound 237, northbound 101, northbound 85 all affected. >> looking at the bridges your ride to the bay bridge still heavier than we are used to. likely because of the fog advisory they have kept the metering lights slower than usual. for the san mateo bridge drive times
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are back down to 11 minutes. >> the fog has burned off that was their around mid span. >> it was foggy of the golden gate bridge. traffic is light for the south bound ride. here is janu a look of the weather. >> thank you george. will bring back the golden gate picture showing dense fog. dealing with areas of low visibility around half moon bay. it is improving in napa and navato around 5 mi.. >> not quite a chilly start as yesterday. upper '30's in santa rosa. upper '40's and daily city. mid '40's for a vallejo. low fifties for the east bay shore as which activities. >> by noon time 60s. the yellow on your screen indicates seventies this afternoon. it will be a beautiful day. for those of you head out 8:00 a mixed bag of '50s and '60s. your afternoon highs starting in
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the south bay low seventies for cupertino, los gatos, campbell. upper 60s for the almaden valley and san jose. >> 69 in danville and pittsburgh. los seventies for fairfield. 60s upper seventies for the east bay shore. >> a mix of upper 60s and low seventies for the north bay. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast shows plenty of sunshine and beautiful conditions into the weekend. as we head into the next work week we will see changes an increase in a cloud cover as the chance of showers. >> the mother of a kindergarten boy held hostage in the alabama want are for nearly a week is talking for the first time about a family's experience as your son appeared on dr. phil wednesday. immolation it has more. > and a emily schmidt has
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more. >> jimmie lee dykes of the ousted the boy ethan. on dr. phil eaton's mother jennifer, explained why her son did not get away. >> when he sought even passed out mr. dykes went down to catch him and picked him up. i think in his own way he was trying to care for him. an fbi hostage rescue team practice in a mock bulker. thenker . >> the rescue team rated the real bunker killing blacks. >> eaton's mother got out and hugged him when she saw him on the first time. she said i really didn't issue bug. he said that mr. two.
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>> here is what even whispered. >> how did you get to school. on my bus. >> jennifer says she gave her son's capture even when he held eaten hostage. with hatred she told dr. phil should never committed through. >> at the kron 4 morning news at 10:00 you could catch this episode of dr. field. here the exclusive interview with eaton and his mother, this morning at 10. >> police are still waiting for confirmation that the charred remains found the burn cabin in the san bernadine no mountains do in fact belong to suspect a cop killer christopher dorner. >> this was the scene where the shootout with the parties led to a fire at the cabin. police are denying claims of the fire was
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intentionally set. they say was caused by tear-gas canisters. a couple spoke publicly about their ordeal when they discovered christopher dorner in their cabin. >> he said very frequently he would not kill us. he told us about the man in the vote in san diego >> he did not kill them and he was not going to kill us. >> he said that was a means to live end with the man and that is what he needs from us transportation out of big bear. >> a couple managed to get free and call police. meantime, dorner x. all girl friend is talking about her experience with the accused killer. >> i think when you have a profession where you have worked your hold live to obtain something. i think when you go into the environment where everyone
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else is not line up with the way you believe in think. aftertime that could wear on you. i do not think it is justifiable to go out and could kill anyone. crisp on for today was one of the people that bottle of his emotions and was not good at expressing himself. >> williams says she kind of expected this type of behavior in that dorner used to stress overworked. >> and live look outside the fault is it at the bay bridge this morning. the other locations are clearing out.
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time for the kron 4 news tech report with gabe slate . >> a new service called pinpointing can help you figure out what gift to give your valentine based off their account. it makes a recommendation for similar or related items that are available. as a gift giver apinpointing concerts person's name to see everything they had pinned and see what they may live from zappos . that it overnight the gift saw your valentine can receive in time. >> have you heard of balvalenvinses. they are sick second video suites that have become popular. >> kiss my valentine is a freeze app help to give flowers are our biggest your valentine a the same day.
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>> you can send s m f mamessages with a valentine a thing. heme. >> it uses a mathematical element to set people up on blind dates in short notice. tell it when and where you would like to go and they set you up with millions of singles. >> a free app call kissing the both can help you with the valentine's day kid. the app has uses kiss their smart phones green and analyze the kids and offers tips to apimproved make out skills. this is something you would probably do in your home by locked doors. >> gabe slate kron 4 news. >> let us take a live look outside this is a developing story. how would you like to be stuck with thousands of your best friend on a cruise
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they just brought in more supplies. maybe there is more food. bad times for the customers of the carnival cruise line the triumph. it is slowly making its way to port. you can see them being turned and pulled by tugboats. the passengers are on the deck because is so hot in there is no air conditioning. it will be hours before they are able to get to lead even though they can see land. there will not enter the port until 5:00 our time. before we go to break let us take a peek to see if anyone is waiting in holdings lines. we will be well, well, well.
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three tow trucks have been ordered to the thing slowing the right south bound. 101 south bound from redwood city heading toward mountain view the northbound delays are being cleared. >> thank you george. we are dealing with areas of dense fog expecting an of sunshine in the afternoon. tomorrow will be warmer. today we are expecting upper 60s and low '70's. as we head into the weekend it will still be beautiful. we will see an increase in a cloud cover into the work week and a chance of rain by mid-week. >> thank you janu a. developing story out of the east bay a deadly shooting on the campus of an elementary school in san leandro. let us hear our solo reporter jackie sissel for update. >> good morning marc. the update is the alameda county sheriff's detectives have left the same. it took 12 hours to collect evidence and make sure the school campus on the 15,000 block of marcello is clear. it
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took about 12 hours for them to clear the campus to make sure there is no evidence or a weapon left behind from this overnight shooting. what we know is around 845 out of it county sheriff's department received a call to hillside elementary school saying there had been a shooting. when they arrived they discovered one victim who had been shot. the victim was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. >> not a lot of details about the victim or why he was on campus at the time. he was a young adult male. not a lot of informations coming from the alameda county sheriff's department. because of the fact that our scowling a school for evidence and making sure there was not a weapon that was on campus at some point early this morning school administrators from san leandro unified school district and the school itself decided would be best to cancel altogether for the
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day. that is what they did. they made phone calls to students and staff to let them know school would not be in session. >> as i said in the last 10 or 15 minutes they have pulled up the crime tape. the detectives have left the area. the school is shut down for the remainder of the day. they feel confident they have not only collected all of the evidence what is sure there is not a weapon left on campus which is good news. if we get new information you could watch kron 4 and later shows to get an update. >> thank you jackie take it for the impression. >> at 9:33 a.m. a developing story in santa clara. police will detonate an explosive device they found and a home of the sa santa clara man. >> let us turn to mike pelton was on the scene. >> you can see the bomb
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squad is leaving the area no more than five minutes ago they brought in the trailer we have been talking about all morning which was used to transport explosive devices. they brought in again and moved to the back yard. they put something in it presumably the explosive device. they covered it and just pulled out about 45 seconds ago to detonate at an off site facility. there had been talk of them doing it here in the front yard or inside the trailer on the street. they decided against the incident began a couple of days ago when authorities arrested the homeowner 45 year-old everett bashman for allegedly making a threat against state senatorleelan yee. the police found several explosive devices and detonated some of them in the front yard earlier this week. research yesterday's a party say that is where they found what they described as a usable
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bomb. they have been working to get that out side of home of until a few minutes ago. there was talk they would do it in the front yard. they decided against it. they are going through the house the next several hours. leelan yee will hold a press conference talk about the threat against him. officers had their hands full. they say there could still be explosive devices inside the home. it is tricky for the offices they are not sure if they step on something what they are stepping on or if it could explode. >> did they give you any indication they think the home was booby trapped on purpose which we have heard of where it is set up so someone will step on something. or is it their concern because they don't know what is in there?. it is more than they do not know. they thought this was
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done on purpose. they tell me, they did not call him a reporter but they say there is a lot of stuff and they did not know what they're stepping on or through-- called him a hoardeer. >> are people free to move around and the rest of the neighborhood? >> it looks like your typical person morning if you look at this house. this house that a lot of activity but everything else is very calm. if they find anything that would potentially tell them to leave or evacuate. at this point everything is under control. that could change as they go through the house. now it is safe. >> following the latest out of alameda where the american civil liberties union is afraid of drones could be used to spy on people in their homes. divisors with the alameda county sheriff brian say
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they secured a $35,000 grant to implement this aerial surveillance program. >> the share was to use the on manned aircraft system and missing persons cases, a hostage situations, plane crashes and in areas where it is difficult for law enforcement to gain access. >> but, the chair of the public protection committee is extremely concerned about the draw of violating the fourth amendment which guards against unreasonable searches and seizures. >> alameda county will be the first county in california to approve a program like this. >> once you let this get out of the bag you will not get it back in. >> we have cameras, helicopters, a lot of other methodology. >> supervisors says it did had been up to him he would appoinweight to make a decisionn this, and the state
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legislature or congress ultimately decide the future of drums being used by law- enforcement counties. >> here is footage from the ship triumph who is being pulled by a tugboat to support. this is a mid an engine fire that took out the power on sunday. this is going on for a week. >> it is frustrating because they can see the shore and maybe another six-eight hours before they reach it. >> we are hearing different story from passengers than from carnival itself.
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>> san francisco mayor ed lee and community groups are hosting the 1 billion rising event today in the city. the event is part of the global day of actions in the violence against women and girls by encouraging congress to reauthorize the violence against women act. >> a dead attendees will gather at 11:00 this morning
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at delores' park. the group will dastards average is cause miss industry around before attending the 1 billion rising campaign event at city hall at 4:00 this afternoon. >> from the first time the amgen bicycle tour of california will began south and bring cyclist up north. kron fours charles clifford take a look. >> let us look at a google earthman of the routes. >> stage 6 begins here north of morgan hill on friday may 17th. riders will venture into the countryside passing off courses and a reservoir. then turned north and finished the 20 mi. leg up metcalf road. >> saturday morning it starts in livermore. telling north to contra costa county. turning east toward byron before looping south
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toward livermore. >> than they face the challenging climb of the entire tour. they finished is 92 mi. writing to the 3,800 ft. summit of mount diablo. >> the final leg begins in san francisco on sunday morning. the golden gate bridge will be temporarily shut down as riders head north across the bridge. from there the race turns west of for the coast. riders head toward highway one for marin county then toward sonoma toward downtown santa rosa. >> it is on sunday may 19th which is the same date as beta breakers. expect traffic delays on the weekend. in the nose road charles clifford kron 4 news. >> will be back with more in a couple of minutes. let us get a live look from our mount tam camera shaking from the breeze. you can see the golden gate bridge in
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the distance. we will write
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>> ( male announcer) now here is stanley roberts who found some people behaving badly. >> the motorcycle rider in your screen is waiting for the light to change. however, after waiting a few seconds he decides to go around. this motorcycle is riding on interstate 880 in the number one lane is about to use the same way as the car to go around. >> this is known as lane splitting, antimonide driver they believe that the motorcycle rider is behaving badly but are they? lane splitting also known as riding the white line or riding in a twin vehicles and two vehicles are riding side by side in parallel lanes of motorcycle can lane splitting between the vehicles and pass them. >> what i find interesting thing is apparent in some motorcycle riders are not
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aware that it is illegal. watching the actions of riders many had the opportunity to lance ito did not. maybe because i was riding with officer hunter of the hcalifornia highway patrol. why is this a b.a. in valley section of no one is behaving badly. >> there some things people are doing that make riding and say. >> people are doing this at an excess speed in the 65 mi. hours on they're going over that is illegal. there is another rule motorcycle is to follow. >> the chp does not recommend that motorcycle is right in lanes of traffic where there traveling 40 mi. or above. >> some motorists try to impede or prevent motorcycle from lane splitting. that is illegal. >> california is the only state that allows lane
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splitting. if done in a safe manner. at the hayward office of the cannot california highway patrol stanley roberts kron 4 news. >> to canada the traffic out as a going george? >> we are tracking a cup of hot spots. here in the san ramon valley is improving now the lanes are clear on 680 northbound. the accident on the shoulder is slowing the wide in both directions. there are big delays for the damage freeway on the northbound side 880 accident at oak street has left traffic slow coming out of san leandro. from davis on 880 northbound. the drive times are running about six minute higher than usual. >> and rich check. the bay bridge ride westbound car to see the back up in the for the first over crossing drive times around 14 minutes. for the san mateo bridge a light and easy ride. and 11 minute commute time. >> the golden gate bridge
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101 northbound. the fog is off the deck. the traffic is light enough that there is an extra land in the northbound direction. they have made it 3 lanes northbound 3 lane southbound. >> here is janu a look of the weather. >> you can see the fog is improving. it is starting off. finally seeing sunshine visibility has improved. up to 7 mi. and have one bay. five in napa and six in hayward. it is clear out there temperatures are starting to warm up we're seeing forties' in santa rosa. forties' for apple. low 50s along the coast this was the is a short curly 47. -test currently 47 in san jose. >> the afternoon will bring a mix of 60s as well as seventies indicated by the yellow on your screen. for those of you head out this evening about 8:00 we are living in a mix of fifties as well as 60s. looking at your afternoon high. upper
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60s for mountain view. lows seventies for the south bay. seventies for cupertino, sunnyvale, and campbell. upper 60s in the east bay. 67 for concord. 69 for danville. the seventies for fairfield. mid-60's for san leandro. mid 60s for downtown san fences go. 66 for san bruno. a mix of upper 60s and low '70's and the north bay. >> 71 in santa rosa. 74 napa. 66 for nonavato . >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast shows pleasant conditions into the weekend. an increase in clouds cover into the next work week with the chance of showers by mid-week. for those of you heading to tahoe looking at your snow bomb .com. tahoe a base of 33-90 it is no new snow. north star a base of 34-80 in.. squaw valley a base of
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25-96 in.. >> thank you janu . >> in north korea tens of thousands of people gathered to support the countrys reason we're test. leader kim jong un did not attend the rally but party secretary partykin nam told a crowd at tuesday's new cortez was self-defense measures against u.s. hostility. >> this was north korea's third nuclear test, the previous were conducted in 2006 and 2009. >> in december, north korea launched a satellite into space using a long-range rocket. the un and washington said the launch was a test ban missiles. technology and impose
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tighter sanctions against the north. >> astronomers will be glued to their telescopes and staring skyward tomorrow at a large asteroid makes a very close trip as the earth. these are nasa radar images and illustrations of the asteroid the-814. the 150 m diameter rockets going to pass so close to the earth, it will be even closer than some satellites. >> nasa said it will be the best opportunity ever to monitoring near miss by an object so large, and learn more about asteroid that prediction. no need to worry, though nasa scientists say it will definitely not hit the goal. astronomers say an asteroid this size could cause an explosion on equivalent to a two and have megaton bomb. [ female announcer ] this is a special message from at&t.
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>> if you're looking for something to do tonight just grab a pillow and head down to justin herman plaza for a pillow fight. it is an
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annual valentine exhibition in san francisco. >> here is video from last year's event. about a thousand people are expected to show up and just hit one another with pillows. >> this is not technically a city sank in the event, but this will be the eighth year in a row it does happen. >> today is valentine's day and even politicians in washington are getting into the spirit. here is house speaker john boehern . >> boehrn for valentine's day? >> (laughter) that was a little smooch. >> happy valentine's day dr. phil coming up next.